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Is Spain About to Embrace Chavismo?

When the late Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chávez came into power in 1998, he saw in his movement an answer to capitalism and a solution to ...

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Stuff I didn’t know: Popeye the Sailor Man’s role in the Spanish Civil War

During the Spanish Civil War, the anarchists adopted Popeye the Sailor Man as their mascot. He was sometimes depicted waving the red and black flag ...

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Spanish Energy Minister: ‘Spain Could Be the Solution’ for Europe’s Gas Woes

FP talked energy with Jose Manuel Soria, Spain's point man on everything from green subsidies to offshore drilling.

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The Best Way to Lose

Did Vicente del Bosque plan the perfect defeat for Spain?

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Post-Colonialism on the Pitch

When former colonies face off against their ex-oppressors.

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Spain’s Poisoned Chalice

The Spanish monarchy is in big trouble, and not even a young, handsome new king may be able to do anything about it.

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Off the Clock

Is a Spanish attempt to hold China accountable for abuses in Tibet the end of the global policeman?

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Fiesta Del Few

Spain’s economy might technically be growing again, but most people are still feeling the squeeze.

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Moroccans Finally Said It: “The King Is Pardoning Pedophiles”

The visible displeasure of Moroccans over the past week has shaken the government all the way up to the top: The almighty king of Morocco ...

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Stay Scary, America

Stay Scary, America

Davos Diary: When it Comes to Human Rights in China, It’s Don’t Ask, Won’t Tell

Davos Diary: When it Comes to Human Rights in China, It’s Don’t Ask, Won’t Tell

Despite King’s Death, U.S.-Saudi Relationship Unlikely to Change

Despite King’s Death, U.S.-Saudi Relationship Unlikely to Change

With Obscure Treaties, Moscow Pulls Breakaway Regions Into Its Orbit

With Obscure Treaties, Moscow Pulls Breakaway Regions Into Its Orbit

The 1 Percent Solution

The 1 Percent Solution

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